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SHOULD I BE EXCITED ABOUT THIS IS IT A GOOD THING I DON'T KNOW IF I SHOULD BE EXCITED ABOUT THIS I WANT IT TO BE A GOOD THING

 

 

 

 

Adult Swim is probably best known for its particular brand of weirdo stoner comedy and twisted updates to old cartoons that nobody really remembers, but it has also introduced American viewers to a lot of awesome anime shows over the years: Cowboy Bebop, Ghost In The Shell: Stand Alone Complex, and Paranoia Agent, to name a few. Now, as part of its anime-focused Toonami block, Adult Swim has announced that it’s bringing back one of those old anime shows, FLCL, for 12 brand-new episodes. This comes from a post on the official Adult Swim Facebook page, which says those 12 episodes will be split into two seasons, and that they’ll act as a sequel to the original series.
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Want to be super-crazed for it, obviously, but it's always scary to ponder who all will be involved with it. Or won't.

 

 

I actually kind of vaguely trust [as]. Thought maybe I shouldn't. Did they have a hand in Space Dandy? That was kinda a FLCL type idea gone all wrong.

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RE: what can go wrong

 

I actually think FLCL is one of the more brilliant things to've happened in animation, like, pretty much ever. So everything can go wrong.

 

 

 

Also, not actually beating my breast and lamenting or anything, but am totally excited about the prospects.

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Didn't they actually license two or three Pillows albums to supply the show's music?

 

Those were some amazing albums, I guess, because the stuff that made the soundtrack was stellar.

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